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Mary Elizabeth "Minnie" Baker Diary, 1914-1918

Mary Elizabeth (Minnie) Baker handwritten 1914-18 03.pdf

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May 2. Fine warm day. Took, developed and printerd pictures all afternoon and evening at Mrs. White's.

3. Fine and warm, S.S. church in morning and at night, Little rain in evening.

4. Severe electrical storm about 6.30am

5. Rained nearly all day.

6. Fine with rain about 6 P.M. Went for last time to Miss Shipman Came home with Mrs. Royle. Duke of Connaught and Princes Patricia in St. Thomas.

7. Rainy. league at night time. H.V.S.

8. Rainy Choir Practice.

9. Lovely day. Walked to Miss Fufford's & went to town with Mrs. G. Gillott.

10. Fine day although rainy in morning Cora and I went to Mr. Parker's woods for white lilies for mother's day. Decorated the church. S.S. & church twice.

11. Rainy forenoon and evening. Planted garden between showers

12. Very heavy cold rain. Cold N.C. wind.

13 Clearning but cool.

14. Fine cool. League at night H.V.S.

15. Fine quite cold. Choir practice.

16 Fine and warmer. Took music lesson and practiced at church for Children's day.

17. Fine and warm. Church and S.S. twice. Went to see Mrs. Elkworths tiny baby and then to Edna's for tea.

18 Very hot time.

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20 " " " Went to Miso Fice for a walk.

21 Fine and hot League at night. I took topic on Paul.

22. Much cooler. Some rain during forenoon. Choir practice.

23 Cold north wind. Five Children and I had practice and decorated the church for Sunday Children's Day.

24. Fine day. Good service

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